Tamboti Tented Camp - Johannesburg
Are you a business owner in Johannesburg?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Johannesburg.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Tamboti Tented Camp
Tamboti camp, a small fixed-tent site located just a few minutes from Orpen gate and rest camp, is one of the park’s true gems. The 30 budget and 10 semi-luxury safari tents offer an altogether different Bushveld experience, merging the magic of camping with the convenience of fixed accommodation in a seamless and comfortable way.
As with other satellite camps of this nature, there is no reception area or any other facilities located within its borders, and all administrative issues and activities such as game drives and walks are handled at nearby Orpen. This, combined with the exciting layout of elevated fixed-tents, makes for a unique and authentic outdoor experience.
Tamboti Game Viewing
The area surrounding Tamboti is rich in wildlife, and general game such as impala, zebra and giraffe are common sightings. Lion, cheetah and leopard also appear regularly on sightings boards, so keep an eye out for these magnificent predators while there. There is a walk along the Camp fence which runs next to the (usually) dry Timbavati River bed. A variety of game can be seen here.
Common in the area: Lion, elephant, buffalo and general plains game.
If you are lucky you may see: Leopard, Rhino, Jackal, Wild Dog.
Tamboti Camp Accommodation
All tents are on stilts and fully furnished; the budget safari tents have use of communal ablutions and cooking facilities, while the luxury option includes personal shower, fridge and cooking facilities. Check Tamboti accommodation pricing and availability
Tamboti Camp Facilities and Activities
Communication: Public telephone, cellphone.
Shops / Restaurants: A shop is found at Orpen - 2km away. There are two communal kitchens and a communal braai (barbecue) area at Tamboti.
Services: Orpen is the nearest camp for services.
Day Visitors: Tamboti is a camp for residents only- no visitors are allowed.
View Tamboti and Kruger outdoor activities:
Kruger Park Links:
To enhance your Kruger experience, go to our convenient links page for more Park services, accessibility information, forum, web cams, picture galleries, and fun.
Don't forget to take a look at our Virtual Tour of this camp by clicking the Multimedia Tab above
You may also like
Palazzo Hotel MontecasinoSandton-North, Johannesburg
To put it simply, The Palazzo Hotel is a most impressive looking hotel. As impressive as the Hotel is on the outside, however, good impressions don't stop there..........
Maropeng Boutique HotelCradle-of-Humankind, West Rand
The Maropeng Boutique Hotel is situated in the picturesque Cradle of Humankind and looks out onto spectacular views of the Witwatersberg and Magaliesberg ranges..........
Intaba ThulileMagaliesberg, West Rand
NATURE AT ITS MOST SPECTACULAR! Intaba Thulile, "peaceful mountain", is a 450 hectare private game and cattle farm within the Magaliesburg Nature Conservancy............
Letaba CampKruger-Park-North, Kruger National Park
Letaba is a beautiful rest camp located on the spectacular Letaba river, ideally situated midway between the southern and northern boundaries of the Kruger Park........
Bergwaters Eco LodgeWaterval-Boven, Mpumalanga Province
The Bergwaters Eco Lodge and Spa, set in a spectacular location between Waterval Onder and Waterval Boven in Machadodorp, Mpumalanga, is a beautiful and peaceful place...
Zulu Nyala Country ManorSandton-North, Johannesburg
Take big city glamour, mix in some country escape, add a twist of the bushveld, warm hospitality, excellent food, truly great value - and you'll have Zulu Nyala Country M
Berg en Dal CampKruger-Park-South, Kruger National Park
Berg-en-Dal is a beautiful rest camp that rests on the banks of the Matjulu Spruit................
Talamati Bushveld CampKruger-Park-Central, Kruger National Park
Talamati Camp offers a degree of seclusion not often found in larger camps, thanks to a clever layout of the 15 family cottages................
Roodewal Superior Bush LodgeKruger-Park-Central, Kruger National Park
Roodewal Bush Lodge is an often overlooked but truly unique camp within the Kruger Park................
Claires of SandtonSandton-Central, Johannesburg
Claire and Harry Brown, your hosts at Claire's of Sandton in Parkmore, Johannesburg, offer you bed and breakfast accommodation which is comfortable and stylish...........